CMC Music Awards

CMC Music Awards
The CMC Music Awards have been running for 5 years. The awards started out as an annual CMC Oz Artist of the Year Award, which was presented for the first 3 years at the Golden Guitars in Tamworth, however for the past 2 years, we have presented the awards at CMC Rocks.

This year, the awards expanded to include four viewer voted awards, allowing fans to vote for both their favourite artists and clips.

The categories for 2011 were as follows:

CMC Oz Artist of the Year
Criteria for 2011:
- Most played artists 1/1/10 to 31/10/10
- Total artist plays counted across all clips on the channel
- Artist must be based primarily in Australia

CMC International Artist of the Year
Criteria for 2011:
- Most played artists 1/1/10 to 31/10/10
- Total artist plays counted across all clips on the channel
- Artist must not be based in Australia

CMC Music Video of the Year
Criteria for 2011:
- At least 150 plays in 2010
- International & Aussie
- Added to CMC playlist in 2010- 50 most played artists 1/1/10 – 31/10/10
- Viewers nominate favourites from list of clips that meet above criteria.
- Top 15 voter getters become the final 15 nominees

CMC New Oz Artist of the Year
Criteria for 2011:
- No more than one album- No more than five clips
- New clip on CMC in 2010
- At least 150 plays (1 clip) in 2010
- 15 most played clips 1/1/10 – 31/10/10)

Past winners:

2007
Adam Brand - CMC Oz Artist of the Year

2008
Adam Brand - CMC Oz Artist of the Year

2009
Adam Brand - CMC Oz Artist of the Year

2010
Adam Brand - CMC Oz Artist of the Year

2011
Adam Brand - CMC Oz Artist of the Year
Taylor Swift - CMC International Artist of the Year
Keith Urban - CMC Music Video of the Year
McAlister Kemp - CMC New Oz Artist of the Year

Stay tuned for more information about the CMC Music Awards 2012.

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